• RAMS_2016

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016 ·

    RAMS is a poignant and witty shaggy sheep story about humanity, from the land of ice and fire, writes Amanda Randall.

    Rams

  • THEPA1_2016

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016 ·

    Sarah Acton offers a sneak preview of THE PASSING: a slow burning supernatural tale set in a remote Welsh mountain valley.

    The Passing

    WOW
  • THEBI_2016

    Monday, February 8, 2016 ·

    Adam McKay brings a lightness of touch and some much needed comedy to the world of Wall Street, writes Sarah Longfield.

    The Big Short

  • TRUMB2_2016

    Friday, February 5, 2016 ·

    Trumbo is portrayed here as a sainted martyr of the American left, but the film falls short as an inclusive portrait of this complex man, writes Wyndham Wise.

    Trumbo

  • YOUTH2_2015

    Thursday, February 4, 2016 ·

    YOUTH is a decadent representation of how, in the frantic run towards the future, it’s easy to forget to live mindfully in the present, writes Federica Roberti.

    Youth

  • ASOCI_2015

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 ·

    Faye Gentile speaks to the creator of A SOCIAL LIFE – a short film taking a sharp look at our social media addiction.

    A Social Life

  • JOY_2015

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016 ·

    JOY is a tale about how difficult it has always been for women to be taken seriously and to thrive in a man’s world, says Federica Roberti.

    Joy

  • room feautre

    Sunday, January 31, 2016 ·

    Take a trip inside ROOM with Hannah Clarkson’s review.

    Room

CFF2015_EISEN
Monday, September 14, 2015

Q&A with Peter Greenaway

“No one does an intro and Q and A quite like Peter Greenaway,” says Mike Levy, reporting back from the CFF screening of EISENSTEIN IN GUANAJUATO.

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Monday, September 14, 2015

Dance Iranian Style

The director of DANCE IRANIAN STYLE claims he wanted to avoid a sob story, but was there no way to anchor a fiction film in realism while avoiding sentimentalism?

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Interview with Marc Garcia

Marc Garcia played Judas in ALL THE WAYS OF GOD, a modern-dress morality play. We spoke to him with programmer Ramon Lamarca.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Life in a Fishbowl

Set just before the financial crisis of 2008, the characters in LIFE IN A FISHBOWL are as dysfunctional as Iceland’s banking system became.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

The Last Executioner

This amazing film is for anyone whose father did the same job all his life, worked in all weathers, cared more for your happiness than his own.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Student Review: The Forest

Elliot Wright reviews Sinisa Dragin’s story of Romania and its relations with Yugoslavia after the end of World War 2.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Student Review: The Forecaster

A man wrongly imprisoned for more than a decade on fraud charges is released in 2011, undeterred from his work in economics.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Wojaczek

This film dealing with a poet’s urge to self-destruct is often unexpectedly, if darkly, funny.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Until I Lose My Breath

UNTIL I LOSE MY BREATH’s bleakness is its virtue and its fault, writes Sarah Longfield.

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Sunday, September 13, 2015

Take One On Air 12/09/2015

Get those tissues ready: it’s the last Take One On Air of 2015. Edd Elliott and Ben Dalton give their round up of this year’s Cambridge Film Festival.